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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Mid-Atlantic states waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1112 AM EDT Mon May 21 2018

Conditions given represent the highest within that period.

...Please refer to Coastal Waters Forecasts (CWF) available
through NOAA Weather Radio and other means for detailed coastal
waters forecasts...

.SYNOPSIS...A cold front extending E and NE from near Norfolk,
Virginia this morning will stall and weaken over the central
waters later today and tonight, then return N across the area as
a warm front Tue into Tue night. A high pressure ridge will build
E over the northern waters today and tonight, then shift E of the
area Tue. Another cold front will approach the area from the NW
Tue night as a developing low passes N of the area. The cold
front will move SE over the northern and central waters Wed and
Wed night, then stall and weaken over the southern waters Thu
into Thu night. High pressure will cross the northern waters Thu
and Thu night, then move off to the E Fri and Fri night. A third
cold front will approach the area from the NW Fri night.
Otherwise, a high pressure ridge will prevail over the southern
waters today into Wed night before dissipating Thu.

Sandy Hook to 37.5N

.TODAY...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE less than
10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Chance of
showers and TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Chance
of showers and TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

37.5N to Cape Hatteras

.TODAY...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Chance of
showers and TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Chance of
showers and TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Chance of showers
and slight chance of TSTMs.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Chance of
showers and TSTMs.
.WED...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.

Cape Hatteras to Murrells Inlet

.TODAY...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 8 ft. Chance of showers and TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Chance of
showers and slight chance of TSTMs.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Chance
of showers and slight chance of TSTMs.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...S to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.